this star won't go out
The First Book Cover is The Fault in Our Stars by John Green.

The Second book cover is This Star Won’t Go Out by Esther Earl.

Both of these Cancer filled tragedies are very somber but written beautifully.
This post was written by Chesapeake Public Library’s teen blogger Caitlin.

Battle Royale

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Character Summaries:

Anne Dowling is unstoppable and determined to find out why her favorite teacher, Ms. Cross disappeared and the connection with Wheatley School.  (Read about Anne in Kara Taylor’s Deadly Little Sins)

Edie Kramer is strong enough to face her senior year and the power to make the bullies pay at Blackbriar Academy.  (Read about Edie in Mortal Danger by Ann Aguirre)

Jessica Walsh is fifteen years old and a paranormal warrior, she is determined to find out why the people of Nightshade, California are dying in their sleep. (Read about Jessica in  Dead Is Just a Dream by Marlene Perez)

Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater


Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater

Shiver is the first book in the Wolves of Mercy Fall Series.  I was excited when I started reading this series because 1.) Maggie Stiefvater is a local author, I got to meet her, get her autograph and a picture with her and she is awesome2.) It is a novel about werewolves and fantasy novels are right up my alley; I love to get out of the realm of everyday life and read about something fantastical! Continue reading “Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater”